My son, if you have become 1surety for your neighbor, Have given a pledge for a stranger,
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If you have been snared with the words of your mouth, Have been caught with the words of your mouth,
Do this then, my son, and deliver yourself; Since you have come into the hand of your neighbor, Go, humble yourself, and importune your neighbor.
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Give no 2sleep to your eyes, Nor slumber to your eyelids;
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Deliver yourself like a gazelle from the hunter's hand And like a 3bird from the hand of the fowler.
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Go to the 4ant, O 5sluggard, Observe her ways and be wise,
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Which, having 6no chief, Officer or ruler,
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Prepares her food 7in the summer And gathers her provision in the harvest.
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How long will you lie down, O sluggard? When will you arise from your sleep?
"8A little sleep, a little slumber, A little folding of the hands to rest "-
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9Your poverty will come in like a vagabond And your need like an armed man.
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A 10worthless person, a wicked man, Is the one who walks with a 11perverse mouth,
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Who 12winks with his eyes, who signals with his feet, Who points with his fingers;
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Who with 13perversity in his heart continually 14devises evil, Who 15spreads strife.
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Therefore 16his calamity will come suddenly; 17Instantly he will be broken and there will be 18no healing.
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There are six things which the LORD hates, Yes, seven which are an abomination to Him:
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19Haughty eyes, a 20lying tongue, And hands that 21shed innocent blood,
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A heart that devises 22wicked plans, 23Feet that run rapidly to evil,
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A 24false witness who utters lies, And one who 25spreads strife among brothers.
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26My son, observe the commandment of your father And do not forsake the teaching of your mother;
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27Bind them continually on your heart; Tie them around your neck.
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When you 28walk about, they will guide you; When you sleep, they will watch over you; And when you awake, they will talk to you.
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For 29the commandment is a lamp and the teaching is light; And reproofs for discipline are the way of life
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To 30keep you from the evil woman, From the smooth tongue of the adulteress.
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31Do not desire her beauty in your heart, Nor let her capture you with her 32eyelids.
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For 33on account of a harlot one is reduced to a loaf of bread, And an adulteress 34hunts for the precious life.
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Can a man take fire in his bosom And his clothes not be burned?
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Or can a man walk on hot coals And his feet not be scorched?
So is the one who 35goes in to his neighbor's wife; Whoever touches her 36will not go unpunished.
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Men do not despise a thief if he steals To 37satisfy himself when he is hungry;
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But when he is found, he must 38repay sevenfold; He must give all the substance of his house.
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The one who commits adultery with a woman is 39lacking sense; He who would 40destroy himself does it.
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Wounds and disgrace he will find, And his reproach will not be blotted out.
For 41jealousy enrages a man, And he will not spare in the 42day of vengeance.
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He will not accept any ransom, Nor will he be satisfied though you give many gifts.
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